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Past Events

This is a list of some of the past events organized, hosted, or sponsored, by the ACLU of Utah. 

Celebrate access to abortion care in Utah

02 September 2016 Published in Past Events
Saturday, September 10.  The first ever Dîner en Rose in Salt Lake City, part of the nationwide ALL ACCESS Celebration of access to safe and legal abortion for all those who need it! 

“Snowden,” A free advance screening

31 August 2016 Published in Past Events
Tuesday, September 13, 2016, 7:00 pm, Broadway Theatre, SLC

OLD 2016 Bill of Rights Celebration!

27 May 2016 Published in Past Events
Join us as we celebrate the incredible community of advocates, allies and supporters who stand together to protect and defend civil liberties in Utah! This BREAKFAST CELEBRATION is free (and so are the Mimosas and Bloody Marys!) and open to all who would like to attend. We are thrilled to announce the new location of our Bill of Rights Breakfast Celebration: the Utah Cultural Celebration Center, located at 1355 West 3100 South, West Valley City, right off of I-15! (Driving directions and a detailed parking map are attached below.) This year’s speakers and awardees include: Mickey Duncan Award - for excellence in civil liberties legal advocacy: Aaron Tarin Aaron is the son of Mexican immigrants and is a passionate Utah attorney who is acknowledged by his colleagues as one of the leading lawyers in the complex legal world that arises when immigration and criminal laws collide. Torch of Freedom Award - for advancing civil liberties: Senator Stephen Urquhart Senator Urquhart (R) has represented the 29th Senate district in Washington County since 2009. Sen. Urquhart has been a strong partner with the ACLU of Utah on several important pieces of legislation focused on increasing anti-discrimination protections for the LGBTQ community in employment & housing; repealing the death…

Celebrate Pride! Walk With The ACLU In The Parade

23 May 2016 Published in Past Events
What a fantastic Pride Parade and Festival! We are grateful to all of the supporters of equality who walked with us and helped out at our booth this year. Check out the great photos from our 2016 parade contingent.  #WeArePride

2016 Bill of Rights Breakfast Celebration

20 May 2016 Published in Past Events
We are grateful to all of those who attended our Celebration and made it such an awesome success! Check out some of the photos from the event. 

#RaceMatters2016

25 March 2016 Published in Past Events
Thur., April 21, 6 PM, Frida Bistro, 545 W 700 S, Salt Lake City

Selma '65

04 March 2016 Published in Past Events
Friday, March 18, Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, Salt Lake City, 7:30 p.m

A Panel Discussion: "Equal Justice for All"

26 February 2016 Published in Past Events
March 14, 5:30 pm, Grand County Library, Moab

2nd Annual Faith in Reform Summit

09 February 2016 Published in Past Events
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 13, Weber State University, Ogden,  8:30 AM TO 3:30 PM. This day-long gathering is for all activists, advocates, community members, students, professionals and others who are working for Criminal Justice Reform in Utah. At the Shepherd Union Building (in the Sky Room) on the campus of Weber State University in beautiful Ogden, UT Open (and free!) to all advocates, community members, students, professionals and others working for Criminal Justice Reform in Utah. Don't miss out - register today to reserve your FREE spot (with free breakfast & lunch)! Hosted by: ACLU of Utah, Calvary Baptist Church, the Catholic Diocese of Salt Lake, Journey of Hope, the Utah Prisoner Advocate Network, and the American Democracy Project In January 2015, our first ever Faith in Reform "mini-Summit," held at Salt Lake Community College's Taylorsville Campus, was such a positive experience that the event planners have decided to go for it again in 2016! One major bit of feedback we received about last year's "mini-Summit" was that it didn't really need to be quite so "mini." ...SO we have slightly expanded our format, to allow for slightly longer workshops and to give all attendees a chance to check out all offered workshops. We're also…

Community Lobby Training

09 February 2016 Published in Past Events
We have reached capacity and are not accpeting any new participants  now. It will be a standing room only event!  

Symposium on the School-to-Prison Pipeline

13 January 2016 Published in Past Events
Saturday, January 30, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, U of U S.J. Quinney College of Law

Youth Leadership and Activism Conference

12 January 2016 Published in Past Events
February 6, 2016, Salt Lake City.  A collaborative conference for youth on how to engage in civic activism and help end Utah's school-to-prison pipeline.

Free Screening Of Award Winning Film And Discussion On Police Militarization

06 November 2015 Published in Past Events
Peace Officer validates that military weapons create military mindsets. Wednesday, November 18, 7:30PM, at Megaplex at The Gateway, SLC. 

Membership Meeting And Open House

01 November 2015 Published in Past Events
Wednesday, November 4, 5:30 - 7:00 PM At the ACLU of Utah office, 355 N. 300 W. in SLC.

Free Film Screening with Q&A: Voices From Within - A Documentary

19 October 2015 Published in Past Events
Mon. October 19, 6:00 PM, SLC Library Auditorium, 210 East 400 South

Speak Up and Speak Out! Invest In Public Education Not Prison Cultivation

01 October 2015 Published in Past Events
October 7, 5:30 - 8:00 pm, Law & Justice Center, 645 South 200 East, Salt Lake City, UT

Can religious liberty and LGBTQ civil rights co-exist?

29 September 2015 Published in Past Events
Debate, 6:00 pm Wednesday, October 7, 2015, S.J. Quinney College of Law at the University of Utah

Decision Day Rally!

25 June 2015 Published in Past Events
Some photos from the Decision Day Rally on Friday, June 26.Some photos from the Decision Day Rally on Friday, June 26.

The ACLU Was “Out For Freedom!” at the Utah Pride Parade & Festival

07 June 2015 Published in Past Events
We had a blast walking in the Pride Parade on Sunday, June 7, thanks to all of our supporters who joined us to celebrate. Check out our photos!

ACLU of Utah Bill of Rights Breakfast Celebration

17 May 2015 Published in Past Events
We are grateful to all of our incredible supporters and friends who joined us for a wonderful early morning event to celebrate and honor some of the civil liberties heroes in our State.